Linger in the presence of its warmth.
Capture the radiance of its glow.
Reflect the brightness of its brilliance.
To linger is to sit for a spell
To capture is to truly be held
To reflect is to image back your shine
Called four-eyes in elementary... undiminished
Sexual abuse... undiminished
Divorced parents... undiminished
Pregnant at 17... undiminished
Toxic boyfriends... undiminished
Wrongfully accused... undiminished
Fired from job... undiminished
Friendship betrayal... undiminished
Broken promises... undiminished
Loss of loved ones... undiminished
Manuscript rejected... undiminished
Undiminished. So very undiminished.
It's cosmically impossible for my humanity or your humanity to be diminished. Our intrinsic worth is totally secure in the bosom of Love. He shepherds our identity, and He makes sure that our worth holds its value no matter what, unquestionably. Selah!
If you love poetry or you want to integrate it in your week to open up a vibrant inner life of soul care and inspiration, join me on my radio station on Anchor FM for the "Tuesday Poetry Lounge." You'll find me reading my original work and the works of others.
Links for further discovery
Hello Poetry website (read the poetry of others and/or submit your own)
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